Bach, Depression, and Edith Stein: A Conversation with Ben Heschmeyer
Welcome to The Endow Podcast! This podcast is a forum for women to foster conversations about the intellectual life and intentional community for the cultivation of the feminine genius. On this episode, Simone Rizkallah, Director of Program Growth, interviews Ben Heschmeyer on the formative (and de-formative) power of music.
Ben has been studying music since the age of 9. In the beginning, his focuses were rock, reggae, and electronic dance music. Eventually, an encounter with sacred music and particularly the music of Beethoven he discovered his calling to follow in the footsteps of the great composers. After studying for a number of years at the University of Missouri - Kansas City, he will continue his musical formation at Musikene University in San Sebastián, Spain. He is passionate about helping others encounter beauty by listening to the great music of the Western Tradition.
You won't want to miss this incredible piece: J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor / Gloria - Qui tollis peccata mundi
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